The moon phase indicator is one of the most poetic expressions of all watch displays, as it succeeds in portraying the eternal course of the mystical celestial body in miniature. Although the moon radiates all its unique brilliance and magic in the dark night sky, a small depiction of the Earth’s satellite can also accompany us on our wrists during the day.
One of the most beautiful contemporary moon phase indicators is offered by Jaeger-LeCoultre’s Master Ultra Thin Moon. This picture-perfect wristwatch is now presented with a rose gold case paired with a gradient midnight blue dial. An elegant combination that further highlights the timeless elegance and sophisticated beauty of this ultra-thin watch equipped with the legendary Caliber 925.
Perfectly matched to the rose gold case, the dial indicators enhance the aesthetic harmony of the design and emphasize the beauty of the dial’s gradient color. Hours are marked with long, tapered triangles, resembling the ‘JL’ logo, applied; Their shape is echoed by the Dauphine’s hands; and the number of minutes represented by the applied yellow dots.
The moon phase display adds detail and sophistication, and the delicately textured finish contrasts with the shiny blue of the sunburst dial and mirror-polished moon disc. Displaying the date on a ring around the moon phase helps maintain aesthetic harmony and adds visual emphasis to the main function.
At 39mm in diameter, the case is perfectly proportioned and proportioned; Combining polished and brushed surfaces, it maintains a strong visual presence on the wrist even with its slim profile of just 9.3 mm.
Developed and produced entirely in-house, the new generation Caliber 925 is a high-performance automatic movement, offering 70 hours of power reserve. The 18-karat rose gold oscillating weight and exquisite decoration and finishing are revealed in all their beauty through the transparent case back.
The price of the Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Ultra Thin Moon is rated at $23,000.